Board of Directors

 

Dato' Sri Dr. Mohd Isa Hussain
Non-Executive Chairman

YBhg Dato' Dr Mohd Isa Hussain

Dato’ Sri Dr. Mohd Isa was appointed to the Board on 29 February 2012. He is currently the Deputy Secretary General of Treasury (Investment), Ministry of Finance. He has also been appointed onto the Boards of several companies owned by the MoF Inc. He began his career in 1983 as the Assistant Director at the Implementation Coordination Unit (ICU) of the Prime Minister’s Department until 1985. Subsequently he was appointed as the Assistant Director at the Pahang State Economic Planning Unit (UPEN) in Kuantan. 

He assumed the post of Assistant Secretary in the Government Procurement Division, MoF from 1990 to 1995 and later appointed as the Senior Assistant Director of the Budget Management Division, MoF until 2000. In 2004 he became the Deputy Under Secretary of Investment, MOF Inc. and Privatisation Division before serving as the Deputy Secretary General of Operations, Ministry of Transport in 2008. Before holding his current position, he was seconded to the Economic Planning Unit (EPU) of the Prime Minister’s Department to head the Interim Team of Suruhanjaya Pengangkutan Awam Darat (SPAD) from 2009 to 2010.  

Dato’ Sri Dr. Mohd Isa holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) in Applied Statistics from University of Malaya, a Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) majoring in Finance from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and a PhD in Finance from Universiti Putra Malaysia.

 


Datuk Ahmad Badri Mohd Zahir
Non-Independent and Non-Executive Director 

Ahmad Badri Mohd ZahirDatuk Ahmad Badri was appointed to the Board on 29 February 2012. He is currently the Director of National Budget, National Budget Office under the Ministry of Finance Malaysia. In addition, he presently sits on the Boards of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Berhad and Danajamin Nasional Berhad and is a committee member of Corporate Debt Restructuring Committee.

Datuk Ahmad Badri holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Land and Property Management from Universiti Teknologi MARA and a Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Hull, United Kingdom.

 

 


Puan Norzila Abdul Aziz
Independent and Non-Executive Director

Puan Norzila Abdul Aziz

Puan Norzila was appointed to the Board on 29 February 2012. She is currently the Assistant Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia and is responsible for the Investment Operations and Financial Market Department, the Foreign Exchange Administration Department, the Currency Management and Operations Department as well as the Legal Department.

 

 

 

 

 


Encik Aznul Shazri Abdullah
Independent and Non-Executive Director

Encik Aznul Shazri Abdullah

Encik Aznul Shazri was appointed to the Board on 17 September 2013. He is currently the Managing Director at 3P Capital Partners Sdn Bhd. Prior to 3P Capital Partners, he was the Head of Project Finance and Director of Investment Banking division of Kuwait Finance House (Malaysia) Berhad (“KFHMB”). During his stint with KFHMB, he was responsible for advising on project finance transactions which involves project structuring and fund raising for a wide range of infrastructure/concession related projects.

He spent several years in London, United Kingdom working with an international advisory firm where he was a consultant with the Project Finance Modelling and Advisory Department. There, he was involved in a number of project finance and PPP sectors such as transport infrastructure, regulated utilities, power generation, schools and healthcare in the United Kingdom and across Europe, Middle East and Asia regions.

He is a certified practising accountant and a member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment UK with over twelve years relevant experience in audit, financial advisory for project finance, Public Private Partnerships and corporate finance.

Encik Aznul holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting from the University of New South Wales and did his professional accounting training at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

 


Dato' Asri Hamidon
Non-Independent and Non-Executive Director

En Asri

Dato' Asri Hamidon was appointed to the Board on 25 September 2015. He is currently the Under Secretary of the Government Investment Companies Division (GIC), Ministry of Finance. Presently, he sits on the Board of SME Bank, Sarawak Hidro Sdn Bhd, Syarikat Perumahan Negara (SPNB), the National Heart Institute (IJN), Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) and Bina Darulaman Berhad (BDB).

He has vast experience in the financial sector notably in the economic development sector. He started his career as Assistant Director of the Economic Planning Unit at the Prime Minister’s Department in 1994. He was then appointed as Assistant Director of the Anti-Corruption Agency (ACA) before serving as Administrative and Diplomatic Officer at the Public Service Department. Later on, he continued his service as the Principal Assistant Secretary at the Ministry of Finance.

Dato' Asri Hamidon holds a Bachelor of Economics from University of Malaya, a Masters in Economics from Hiroshima University, Japan and a Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).

 


Dato' Dr. Yusof Ismail
Non-Independent and Non-Executive Director

dr yusof

Dato' Dr. Yusof Ismail was appointed to the Board on 29 July 2016. He is currently the Under Secretary of Strategic Investment Division, Ministry of Finance.

He started his career as the Assistant Secretary with the Economic Department of Ministry of Finance in 1988 after obtaining his Diploma in Public Administration at National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN). While working with the Ministry of Finance, he continued his studies of Master in Development Economic at Williams College Massachusetts, USA. Upon his return, he served as the Assistant Secretary in the Investment Section at the Ministry of Finance. He later became the Special Officer to the Secretary General of Treasury. He later moved on to hold several other positions with the Government Offices before pursuing his Doctorate Degree (Ph. D) in Community Development at Universiti Putra Malaysia in 2006.

After completing his Doctorate Degree (Ph.D), he continued his service at the Energy Section of the Economic Planning Unit of the Prime Minister’s Department. In 2012, he became the Deputy Director of the Manufacturing Industry Science and Technology Section.

In June 2013, he was appointed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Planning and Development Division with Lembaga Pembangunan Langkawi (LADA).

He then returned to the Ministry of Finance in 2015 as the Deputy Secretary of Government Investment Company Division.

He currently holds directorships in Integrated Nautical Resorts Sdn. Bhd. (INR), Garuda Suci Sdn. Bhd., Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS), Caring Pharmacy Berhad, Boustead Naval Shipyard, Lembaga Kemajuan Tanah Persekutuan (FELDA), Malaysia Debt Ventures Berhad, GOVCO Holdings Berhad, Turus Pesawat Sdn. Bhd., Sentuhan Budiman Sdn. Bhd. and Twin Eagles Ventures Sdn. Bhd.

 


Dr. Sivabalasingam Veerasingam
Non-Independent and Non-Executive Director

Dr Sivabalasingam Veerasingam

Dr. Sivabalasingam Veerasingam was appointed to the Board on 15 June 2017. He is currently the Under Secretary of the Fiscal and Economics Division of the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia. He commenced his career in the public sector in 1987 and has served the Royal Malaysia Police, Public Service Department and the Ministry of Finance. He joined the Fiscal and Economics Division of the Ministry in 2000 before heading the Research and Policy Development Cluster of the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) from 2013 to 2015. He returned to the MOF in 2015. He holds a Professional Degree in Accountancy from the United Kingdom, a Master in Finance from RMIT, Australia and a PhD in Economics from Universiti Putra Malaysia.